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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Evidence Act, 1872, Section 137, 138-- Examination of witness - When a witness had filed affidavit, he submitted himself for cross-examination, then it was the duty of Court to grant opportunity to plaintiff to allow for examination of witness - If despite granting opportunity, witness is not produced for cross-examination only then..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Hindu Marriage Act, 1955, Section 13B-- Divorce by mutual consent - Refracting from consent at the second motion - Restitution of amount received - Held, a party receiving an amount for mutually agreeing to bring marriage to an end is liable to restitute the amount so received in case that party refracts from mutual consent - A duty is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Indian Contract Act, 1872, Section 73-- Damages - Breach of contract - Issue of limitation not pleaded as a ground before trial Court or High Court - It was pressed for the first time in the course of oral arguments before High Court - It is thus irrelevant that appellant State had not raised the issue of limitation before trial Court -..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 204(4)-- Complaint case - Once complainant takes steps and brings accused before Court and thereafter if his presence is to be procured before Court, it is bounden duty of State to do the same...........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 154-- FIR - Delay - Mere on the ground of delay, entire story of prosecution cannot be discarded - But in such a situation an onerous duty is cast upon Court to appreciate the contents of FIR and evidence available on record keeping in view the aspect of delay and to see whether delay goes to root of..........
HYDERABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Stamp Act, 1899, Section 33-- Impounding of Insufficiently stamped and unregistered mortgage deed - Since mortgage deed is not duly stamped and registered, it is inadmissible in evidence and liable to be impounded - Relevancy of document to be admissible in evidence need not to be looked into at this stage - Court is only..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 311-- Recalling of a witness for further cross-examination - Petitioner seeking recalling of PW5 for his further cross-examination as some of important questions could not be put to him, because of inadvertent mistake on the part of counsel - No prejudice to be caused to prosecution in recalling PW5 -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2015
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Criminal trial -- Reduction of sentence - Court while imposing sentence has a duty to respond to collective cry of society - Discretion when conferred on Court then duty of Court in such a situation becomes more difficult and complex - It is the duty of Court not to exercise the discretion in such a manner as a..........
HYDERABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Civil Procedure Code, 1908, Order 13, Rule 10-- Summoning of document filed in a suit pending before another Court - If bringing on record a document is essential for proving the case by a party, ordinarily the same should not be refused since it is Court's duty to find out the truth - Application allowed...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2015
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Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, Section 15-- Recovery of poppy straw - Non-production of scooter (vehicle of offence) in Court during trial - Scooter in question was owned by father of accused and it was the duty of superdar to produce the said scooter in Court during trial - If owner of scooter i.e father of accused has not produced the..........

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